• Foreign Affairs  

Vietnam reaffirms its sovereignty over Hoang Sa and Truong Sa islands
10/04/2020
Vietnam’s submissions of diplomatic notes protesting China’s illegal claims over East Sea is a normal action to express the country’s standpoint and protect its legitimate rights and interests.
US voices concern over China’s sinking of Vietnamese fishing vessel in East Sea
18:03 10/04/2020
The US Department of Defence issued a statement on April 9th expressing its deep concern over a Chinese coast guard's collision with and sinking of a Vietnamese fishing vessel near Vietnam's Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago in the East Sea.
PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc talks on phone with Australian counterpart
10:47 10/04/2020
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc talked on the phone with his Australian counterpart Scot Morrison on April 9th, during which the two government leaders discussed bilateral and regional cooperation amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Vietnam exports over 450,000 DuPont protective suits
22:08 09/04/2020
The first batch of COVID-19 protective medical devices made in Vietnam and shipped by FedEx Express arrived in the US on April 8th in an effort to increase cooperation between Vietnam and the US in order to accelerate handover and delivery of goods for the fight against COVID-19 in the US.
US President thanks Vietnam for support in COVID-19 fight
22:08 09/04/2020
US President Donald Trump has expressed his appreciation for over 450,000 protective suits Vietnam has donated to support the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic in the US.
Philippines issues statement on China's sinking of Vietnamese fishing vessel
10:54 09/04/2020
The Philippine Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on April 8th issued a statement expressing its deep concern over a China coast guard ship’s hitting and sinking of a Vietnamese fishing vessel in the East Sea.
PM sends message to teleconference of health ministers in western Pacific
10:11 09/04/2020
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on April 8th sent a message to a teleconference of heath ministers of the WHO western Pacific region themed “Stand in solidarity to combat COVID-19”.
Vietnam donates 500 tests of COVID-19 to Indonesia
15:46 08/04/2020
(CPV) - On Thursday evening (April 2nd 2020), the Indonesian Embassy in Hanoi facilitated the process of sending 500 tests RT-PCR real-time COVID-19 donations from the Government of the Republic Socialist Vietnam to the Government of the Republic of Indonesia at Noi Bai Cargo Terminal.
Vietnam presents antibacterial masks to European countries
09:30 08/04/2020
Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs To Anh Dung has symbolically handed over 550,000 made-in-Vietnam antibacterial masks as gifts from the Vietnamese Government and people to help their counterparts of France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the UK to fight the COVID-19 pandemic.
Cambodia receives medical equipment from Vietnam for COVID-19 fight
17:55 07/04/2020
A shipment of medical equipment sent by the Vietnamese Government to Cambodia has moved via Moc Bai border gate and been immediately transferred to Cambodia’s capital Phnom Penh.